Report: Rep. John Conyers settled complaint over sexual conduct

WASHINGTON — Michigan Rep. John Conyers settled a complaint in 2015 from a woman who alleged she was fired from his Washington staff because she rejected his sexual advances, BuzzFeed News reported. The website reported Monday that Conyers' ......mehr

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Powerful Dem Rep. John Conyers hit by report on sexual conduct with ex-staffers

Conyers, 88, has served in the House for decades. He was active in the civil-rights movement and helped found the Congressional Black Caucus; he's now the top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee. Fox News has not independently confirmed the ......mehr

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Top House Democrat John Conyers Reportedly Paid $27000 to Settle a Sexual ...

BuzzFeed also published affidavits from former staff members who said they had witnessed Conyers, 88, touching female staffers inappropriately — rubbing their legs and backs — or requesting sexual favors. One former staffer said one of her duties was ......mehr

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Rep. John Conyers denies settling sexual harassment complaints

WASHINGTON — Michigan Rep. John Conyers settled a complaint in 2015 from a woman who alleged she was fired from his Washington staff because she rejected his sexual advances, BuzzFeed News reported. The website reported Monday that Conyers' ......mehr

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Rep. John Conyers revises his response to sexual harassment complaints

WASHINGTON — Michigan Rep. John Conyers settled a complaint in 2015 from a woman who alleged she was fired from his Washington staff because she rejected his sexual advances, BuzzFeed News reported. The website reported Monday that Conyers' ......mehr

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Democratic Rep. John Conyers denies wrongdoing after report of sexual ...

Washington (CNN) Democratic Rep. John Conyers of Michigan is "expressly and vehemently" denying any wrongdoing following reports being made public this week that he settled a wrongful dismissal complaint in 2015 after allegedly sexually harassing a ......mehr

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Rep. John Conyers Acknowledges Settlement, But Denies Sexual Harassment Claim

Updated at 1:38 p.m. ET. The longest-serving member of the House of Representatives is the latest lawmaker caught in the wave of sexual harassment claims. According to BuzzFeed, Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., settled a wrongful dismissal complaint two ......mehr

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Pelosi calls for ethics investigation into alleged Conyers sexual harassment

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) called for a formal ethics investigation into Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) following allegations he sexually harassed female staff and reached a settlement with an aide who claimed she was fired for ......mehr

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House Ethics Committee investigating Conyers allegations

Washington (CNN) The House Ethics Committee announced Tuesday it has opened an investigation into allegations against Democratic Rep. John Conyers of Michigan after reports being made public this week that he settled a wrongful dismissal complaint ......mehr

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What John Conyers' colleagues in Congress are saying

Washington (CNN) An explosive report rocked Capitol Hill late Monday and early Tuesday, with the allegation that Rep. John Conyers -- the longest-serving active member of the House of Representatives -- settled a wrongful dismissal complaint in 2015 ......mehr

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